Adding weight to a broadhead

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Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by BryanOney » Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:32 am

Is there an easy way I could add washers or something else to a broad head to take it from 100 grains up to 150 grains. Has anyone ever tried anything like this. Thanks Bryan

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Re: Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by bdog » Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:57 am

what does your front insert weigh? maybe try changing your insert to something heavier

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Re: Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by longbow joe » Fri Nov 17, 2017 4:10 pm

If you have a alluminum insert they are 30 grains or 40 max. You need a 80 or 90 grain brass insert that will put you where you wanna be. The washers only add a few grains your not gonna be able to get 50 outta them.
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Re: Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by jd4223 » Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:17 pm

I know you want to continue to shoot your choice of broadhead,but try switching to a BoltCutter(150 grain)fixed head or maybe a BoltCutter Expandable head.I'm not sure of the weight on the expandable. Just a suggestion.

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Re: Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by hunter with MS » Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:25 pm

Why not just purchase 150 gr broadheads and save all the fussing around . If I wanted a Broadhead to weigh 150 gr I would buy a broadhead in that weight .

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Re: Adding weight to a broadhead

Post by hankenhunter » Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:09 pm

Adding brass inserts is very easy to do. Only takes a few minutes per arrow.
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